TITLE

THE INDEPENDENT JURIST: AN ANALYSIS OF JUDGE ROBERT S. SMITH'S DISSENTING OPINIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Mancuso, Peter A.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p1019
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the dissenting opinions of Judge Robert S. Smith of the New York Court of Appeals. From January 2004 to January 2010, Smith wrote more than 65 dissenting options covering various areas of New York law. It examines Smith's jurisprudential philosophy on specific areas of civil law. Some categories of law covered by Smith in his dissenting opinions are discussed, including workers' rights, tax law and commercial law.
ACCESSION #
53956189

 

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